Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This Saturday Oct 18th Lorcan is featuring Brahms Cello Sonatas... the legendary recordings with Cellist Mstistlav Rostropovich and Painist Rudolph Serkin and on Sunday Lorcan's featured album is a tribute to Richard Strauss on his 150th anniversary by Master singer Thomas Hampson.The album Notturno  see Thomas select 18 of the composers songs...there'll be a few copies to be won!

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Saturday 26 July 2014

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    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians, familiar favourites and new recordings. Plus news and traffic updates.

    This sunday features the second of our series’ marking Limerick’s tenure as City of Culture 2014. The series was specially commissioned by RTE Lyric FM and Limerick's Live95FM. In “As it Lives and Breathes” Dermot McIntyre and his colleagues Mairead O’Connor and Mary McDonnell of Grey Heron Media have been keeping an audio diary of the city and county over the past year... this Sunday , Sport

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Gopak -- Gopak
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Detroit Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Favourite Encores, Chandos, CHAN6648
      Duration: 1:45
    • 16:04
      Title: Irish Dance ('Go To The Devil')
      Composer: Field, John
      Performer(s): Miceal O'Rourke (Piano)
      Performer(s): Miceal O'Rourke (Piano)
      Album: John Field (Recordno: Chan9315c.1797), Chandos, Chan9315c.1797
      Duration: 4:30
    • 16:09
      Title: Second Suite In F - Fantasia On The "Dargason"
      Composer: Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Cleveland Symphonic Winds
      Album: Frederick Fennell The Cleveland Symphonic Winds, Telarc, CD-80038
      Duration: 3:01
    • 16:12
      Title: Dance A Cachucha, Fandango, Bolero
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New Symphony Orchestra Of London, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus
      Album: Gilbert and Sullivan - The Gold Collection, Decca, 460 010-2
      Duration: 1:51
    • 16:14
      Title: Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre (3rd Movement) Danza De Las Hachas
      Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Manuel Barrueco (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjuez / Fantasia para un gentilhombre, EMI Records, 724355617521
      Duration: 2:04
    • 16:17
      Title: Film En Miniature H.148 - Movement I - Tango
      Composer: Martinu, Bohuslav
      Performer(s): Lada Valesova (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lada Valesova (Piano)
      Album: Lada Valesova - Intimate Studies (Piano music by Janacek, Haas, Martinu, Suk), Avie Records, AV2142
      Duration: 2:33
    • 16:23
      Title: Das Wandern -- Die Schone Mullerin
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)
      Album: The Very Best of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, 724357592222
      Duration: 2:19
    • 16:27
      Title: On Parade
      Composer: Sousa, John Philip
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
      Album: The World of Sousa Marches, Decca, 4433922
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:33
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Composer: Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s): Maurice André (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Maurice André (Trumpet), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Trumpet Concertos (Recordno: 7492372) ~~ H253603, EMI, 7492372
      Duration: 3:42
    • 16:37
      Title: Children's Corner (1st Movement) Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (Piano)
      Album: Debussy : Complete Works for Piano, Vol. 3 - Bavouzet, Chandos Records, CHAN 10467
      Duration: 2:06
    • 16:43
      Title: La Dolcissima Effigie Sorridente
      Composer: Cilea, Francesco
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Orchestra Sinfonica Di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, Coro Sinfonica Di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
      Album: Cielo e Mar - Rolando Villazon (Recordno: 477 7593), Deutsche Grammophon, 477 7593
      Duration: 2:09
    • 16:45
      Title: Zorbas Suite-Ballet Part Two - Scene 17 Hassapiko Dance
      Composer: Theodorakis, Mikis
      Performer(s): Ioanna Forti (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Ioanna Forti (Soprano), Orchestre Symphonique De Montreal, Choir Of The Symphony Orchestra Of Montreal
      Album: Theodorakis /Zorbas Ballet /Adagio /Carnaval, Decca, 4756130
      Duration: 3:09
    • 16:52
      Title: 1b (Appalachian Journey)
      Composer: Meyer, Edgar
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Mark O'Connor (Violin), Edgar Meyer (Bass)
      Album: Heartland: An Appalachian Anthology ~~ G392003, Sony Classical, SK89683
      Duration: 3:58
    • 16:57
      Title: Der Lindenbaum -- Die Winterreise
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 415187) ~~ A003205, Deutsche Grammophon, 415187
      Duration: 4:34
    • 17:05
      Title: Vltava From Ma Vlast (Part 1)
      Composer: Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s): Mariss Jansons (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Oslo Philahrmonic Orchestra
      Album: Best Children's Classics 100, EMI Classics, 50999 6 48500 2 3
      Duration: 5:18
    • 17:12
      Title: Monsieur Verdoux - Paris Boulevard
      Composer: Chaplin, Charlie
      Performer(s): Lucie Svehlova (Leader)
      Performer(s): Lucie Svehlova (Leader), Jaromir Klepac (Piano), Gareth Williams (Mandolin), Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Charlie Chaplin: The Essential Film Music Collection - Disk 1, Silva Screen, SILCD1198
      Duration: 2:15
    • 17:14
      Title: If Momma Was Married
      Composer: Styne, Jule / Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Laura Benanti (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Laura Benanti (Vocals), Leigh Ann Larkin (Vocals), Studio Orchestra
      Album: Gypsy (2008 Broadway Cast Recording) (Recordno: CASTCD106), First Night Records, CASTCD106
      Duration: 2:56
    • 17:18
      Title: Boutique Fantasque (5th Movement) Can-Can
      Composer: Rossini / Arr Respighi
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra
      Album: Dukas / Saint-Saens / Rossini-Respighi: Scottish National Orchestra / Gibson, Chandos, CHAN6503
      Duration: 1:58
    • 17:21
      Title: String Quartet No.2 (2nd Movement) -- String Quartet No.2 "Company" (1983)
      Composer: Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Matthew Denton, Michelle Fleming (Violins)
      Performer(s): Matthew Denton, Michelle Fleming (Violins), Eoin Schmidt Martin (Viola), Emma Denton (Cello)
      Album: Philip Glass String Quartets Nos. 1-4 - Carducci Quartet (Recordno: 8.559636), Naxos, 8.559636
      Duration: 1:43
    • 17:25
      Title: Standchen -- Standchen D. 889
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)
      Album: Schubert: 21 Lieder - Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau / Gerald Moore, EMI, CDM 7 69503 2
      Duration: 3:55
    • 17:33
      Title: Divertimento In E Flat Major K563 (6th Movement) Rondo
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Henning Kraggerud (Violin)
      Performer(s): Henning Kraggerud (Violin), Lars Anders Tomter (Viola) Christoph Richter (Cello)
      Album: Mozart Divertimento in E flat major, Naxos, 8.572258
      Duration: 6:11
    • 17:40
      Title: Un Di, Felice, Etera (Act 1)
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Victoria De Los Angeles (Violetta) (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Victoria De Los Angeles (Violetta) (Soprano), Carlo Del Monti (Alfredo) (Tenor), Orchestra Dell'opera Di Roma
      Album: The most famous Opera Duets, Encore, CDE681292
      Duration: 3:38
    • 17:45
      Title: French Suite No.5 (7th Movement) - Gigue
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Bach - Angela Hewitt (Recordno: CDS44424) ~~ CDD05146, Hyperion Records, CDS44424
      Duration: 3:36
    • 17:49
      Title: Lyrical Waltz
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili (Violin)
      Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili (Violin), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Lisa Batiashvili : Echoes of Time, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779299
      Duration: 3:34
    • 17:53
      Title: Serenade No. 2 - Movement Iv - Quasi Menuetto
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Brahms: Serendae No. 2, Symphony No. 3 - Bernard Haitnik, LSO Live, LSO0056
      Duration: 5:16
    • 17:59
      Title: There Is A Garden In Her Face
      Composer: Ireland, John
      Performer(s): Alison Browner (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Alison Browner (Mezzo Soprano), Sharon Carty (Mezzo Soprano), Andreas Frese (Piano)
      Album: The Stream in the Valley: Songs and Duets, GENUIN, GEN 14300
      Duration: 2:58
    • 18:03
      Title: Am Feierabend
      Composer: Schubert
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)
      Album: Schubert: Die schone Mullerin, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 3075
      Duration: 2:39
    • 18:09
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 4 In G Major Op. 58 - Movement Iii - Rondo Vivace
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendal (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendal (Piano), Wiener Philharmoniker
      Album: Beethoven: The 5 Piano Cpncertos - Alfred Brendal, Simon Rattle: Wiener Philharmoniker - Disk 1, Philips, 462 781-2
      Duration: 10:14
    • 18:23
      Title: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits -- Orfeo Ed Euridice
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Album: Romance of the Violin - Joshua Bell, Sony Classical, SK 87894
      Duration: 3:53
    • 18:27
      Title: Dance Of The Tumblers
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New York Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Passport To Russia ~~ G220409, Sony, Sfk47282
      Duration: 3:16
    • 18:33
      Title: Water Music Suite No.2 (2nd Movement) Alla Hornpipe -- Water Music Suite No.2 Hwv349
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Water Music, Harmonia Mundi, Hcx3957010
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:38
      Title: Blue Danube Waltz
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Your Lunchtime Choice ~~ G396315, HNH International, CDLyric01
      Duration: 10:08
    • 18:51
      Title: Espana Serenata
      Composer: Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
      Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
      Album: Albeniz - Iberia, Books 1&11 - Espana - Daniel Barenboim ~~ PD OB, Warner Classics, 256465178-5
      Duration: 3:50
    • 18:56
      Title: Oh Legere Hirondelle
      Complete Work Name: Mireille
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Mariinsky Theatre
      Album: Renee Fleming: Homage - The Age of the Diva, Decca, 4758069
      Duration: 3:40

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